Telecom

April 22, 2014

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Vimpelcom resolves Algeria dispute

Vimpelcom has settled a long running disagreement with the Algerian government by selling it a majority stake in the country's largest operator for $2.6 billion, reports Reuters. Vimpelcom will keep control of the operator and slash its debt.


Orascom Telecom Algeria, branded Djezzy, is a prized asset, which"...

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April 22, 2014

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Global Telecom Jumps Most in a Year on Djezzy Sale: Cairo Mover

Global Telecom Holding SAE surged the most in more than a year after its parent company VimpelCom Ltd. (VIP) agreed to sell a stake in their Algerian business, ending a three-year dispute with the North African nation’s government.


Shares of the mobile-phone company surged 9.9 percent, the most since April 2013, to 5 pounds as of 12:56 p.m in Cairo. The Egyptian Exchange restricts daily movements in stocks to 10 percent. The company’s global"......

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April 21, 2014

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ZTE Wins Orders from China Mobile for Optical Network Equipment

ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, won orders from China Mobile for GPON (Gigabit Passive Optical Network) equipment in the operator’s annual tender.


ZTE was one of only three successful vendors in"...

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April 18, 2014

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ZTE Provides Technical Support as Air China Launches its First Ground-Air Broadband Test

ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, is the exclusive supplier of the ground-air broadband system used by Air China to complete its first in-flight internet service and passenger experience test. ZTE also provided technical and service support, giving passengers a fast and convenient broadband service experience.


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April 18, 2014

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ZTE First-Quarter Profit Triples as Revenue Growth Fuels Strong Start to 2014

ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, reported first-quarter profit more than tripled as the company posted increased revenue amid growth in the global 4G market.


Net profit attributable to shareholders of the"...

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April 16, 2014

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GSMA Announces 2014 Mobile 360 Series Events

Mobile 360 Events Explore Regional Mobile Industry Trends and Issues

Mobile 360 Series


The GSMA today announced the schedule and locations for the 2014 GSMA Mobile 360 Series, a regional thought leadership conference series for executives in the mobile industry, as well as key regulatory and government"...

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April 8, 2014

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Deutsche Telekom Provides LiveStream Perform to Abu Dhabi Media for its Global Streaming and Multiscreen Distribution Needs

Business Development and Innovation (BDI), an integral part of Deutsche Telekom’s International Wholesale Business Unit, announced today that Abu Dhabi Media, one of the fastest-growing, multi-platform media and entertainment organizations in the Middle East, is a new customer for BDI’s LiveStream Perform, powered by Octoshape. Abu"......

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April 8, 2014

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Panasonic Presents 'SLIDING NATURE' Concept at the Milano Salone del Mobile 2014

Milano Salone

Panasonic Corporation today announced the opening of its “SLIDING NATURE” concept installation at this year’s Milano Salone Del Mobile, one of the largest and most influential design exhibitions in the world, held in Milan. The installation this year was designed by noted architects, TORAFU ARCHITECTS. Images and videos from the event will be available on the"...

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April 8, 2014

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Dubai Internet City to Bring Together Industry Experts and Start-ups at TECOM SME Builder

Dubai Internet City (DIC), the MENA region’s first and most established Information and Communications Technology (ICT) hub, will host TECOM SME Builder on 10 April at Dubai Knowledge Village.


TECOM SME Builder is open to all SMEs and start-ups, and is a gateway to the essential expertise and knowledge needed to accelerate SME business growth. The event provides SMEs"...

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April 8, 2014

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Vserv.mobi Launches RTB on Its Mobile Ad Exchange to Lead the Programmatic Wave across Emerging Markets

With an aim to empower advertisers and developers, award winning mobile ad exchange, Vserv.mobi today announced the launch of its data augmented mobile Real Time Bidding (RTB) platform. With this, Vserv.mobi bridges a value gap across emerging markets as it enables RTB for its customers on both the demand and supply side of its exchange. The platform will provide advertisers massive reach while allowing them to selectively target and bid for specific clusters of audience. Additionally, developers in emerging markets gain access"...

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